Pittsburgh Penguins Becoming Legitimate Stanley Cup Contenders

There were also the injuries to both Evgeni Malkin and Sidney Crosby, which we knew were going to keep them out of the lineup to start the season. There was a slew of question marks with limited answers, quite frankly, the Penguins were written off. Well, everything has changed, the team is the hottest in the NHL, and make no mistake about it, Pittsburgh should be considered legitimate Stanley Cup contenders.